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21, the Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.1936 / 52°11'36"N

Longitude: -2.2215 / 2°13'17"W

OS Eastings: 384954

OS Northings: 255063

OS Grid: SO849550

Mapcode National: GBR 1G4.H4Q

Mapcode Global: VH92T.F4X6

Plus Code: 9C4V5QVH+C9

Entry Name: 21, the Cross

Listing Date: 22 May 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1390191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489161

ID on this website: 101390191

Location: Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1

County: Worcestershire

District: Worcester

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedral

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Worcester

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Worcester St Nicholas and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/10/2016

SO 8455 SE

THE CROSS (West side),




House, now shop and residential. c.1770 with later additions and alterations
including c.1970s ground floor shop front. Red brick in Flemish
bond with ashlar sills and lintels; plain tile roof, hipped to
front and right end brick stack with pots. 4 storeys, 3
first-floor windows. 6/6 flush sashes to first and second
floors, all with sills and chanelled lintels with raised
keystones. Plate-glass shop front canted into glazed entrance,
INTERIOR: ground floor noted as gutted, otherwise not
HISTORICAL NOTE: Nos 20 (qv) and 21, The Cross form a
significant group of listed buildings at this city centre
crossroads together with Church of St Nicholas and Lloyds
Bank, The Cross (qqv) and Nos 1, 1A and 3, Angel Street,
together with Nos 11 and 12, Foregate (qqv) and Little Venice
Restaurant, St Nicholas Street (qv). They also have group
value with other listed buildings in The Cross (qqv), and all
forming an important visual framework for this entrance to
Worcester city centre.

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